Rochester Jail Information

One Community Dr, Rochester, IL, 62563

Rochester Jail is a low security city jail located in city of Rochester, Sangamon County, IL. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Illinois state law. It houses the people who have been arrested and are awaiting trial, sentence or pending plea. Most of the inmates serving their time in Rochester Jail are sentenced for less then a year for crimes which are less serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC)

Below we have given information about the Rochester Jail including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Rochester Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Rochester Jail
Jail Type :City Jail
Location:One Community Dr, Rochester, IL, 62563
Contact Numbers:217-498-8443
Postal Code:62563
State :Illinois
County:Sangamon County
Jail Webpage://

Rochester Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Rochester Jail, you can visit the the inmate search/roster link here. Alternatively you can call on to enquire about the inmate.

Note: Keep inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, date of birth and inmate ID handy.

If you are still not able to find the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try searching on Illinois statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
One Community Dr, Rochester, IL, 62563

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 217-498-8443.

Note: In case of packages, prior approval from prison administration may be required. Contact the prison staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates can receive money into their commissary account via check, money order or cashier. Visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate’s account at jail administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via check or money order, make sure you mention inmate id and full name at the back

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The receiver has to bear the cost of the call and the call can be of maximum 30 mins. During rush hours the call time is reduced to 10 mins.

Visitation Rules

If you are visiting someone in Rochester Jail make sure you are in approved visitor list. It’s good idea to confirm with the prison authorities before coming for a visit.

Here are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Must have a valid government ID.
  • For children below 16 years of age, a legal guardian must be accompanied.
Visitation Hours
Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Nearby Jail/Prison

There are 6 nearby jails/prisons

Taylorville Correctional Center

1144 Illinois Route 29, Taylorville, IL, 62568 217-824-4004

Christian County Jail

301 West Franklin Street, Taylorville, IL, 62568 217-824-4961

Shelby County Jail

151 North Morgan Street, Shelbyville, IL, 62565 217-774-3941

Taylorville Jail

108 West Vine Street, Taylorville, IL, 62568-1944 217-824-2211

Pawnee Jail

617 7th StreetPO Box 560, Pawnee, IL, 62558 217-625-2341

Rochester Jail

One Community Dr, Rochester, IL, 62563 217-498-8443

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